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Jul 29, 2015 12:33 pm

‘The Hulk’ Seeks Help From Mark Hunt Ahead Of ‘Bigfoot’ Fight

  Ahead of his bout with ‘Bigfoot’ Silva at this Saturdays UFC 190, heavyweight Soa Palelei enlisted the help of another big man and heavy hitter. Palelei brought in Mark Hunt to help him train for Silva. Hunt actually already fought Silva, in a brutal fight that led to a draw. When UFC.com asked him...

Jul 29, 2015 11:53 am

Conor McGregor Literally Dominated The Internet

He not only grabbed the UFC interim featherweight title at UFC 189 when he beat Chad Mendes, but Conor McGregor has also seemingly taken over the social media game, destroying the competition in the process. According to Linkedin, the Irishmen has been the ruler of the internet with staggering numbers across the board. During UFC...

Jul 29, 2015 11:37 am

Fedor: ‘I Want A Rematch With Werdum’

We might not know when or where Fedor Emelianenko will be fighting upon his return to MMA, but at least we now know who he wants to fight. Recently, Fedor went on a youth forum and did a Q&A. One fan asked who he wanted to fight in his first bout back after three years....

Jul 29, 2015 10:58 am

Lorenz Larkin Beat Robbie Lawler Once And Wouldn’t Mind Doing It Again––EXCLUSIVE

Just over three years ago today, Lorenz Larkin (16-4 MMA) was standing in the middle of the Strikeforce cage having his hand raised by referee John McCarthy after earning a unanimous decision victory over Robbie Lawler. At the time (July 2012), the undefeated Larkin was considered to be one of the middleweight divisions rising stars,...


Jul 29, 2015 10:28 am

Dominick Cruz: ‘I Could Be Duane Ludwig’s Coach’

The talking has started and seems to only be getting more and more volatile between current UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former champ Dominick Cruz. Cruz went on The MMA Hour and completely unloaded on Dillashaw’s striking coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig. Check it out! “Duane Ludwig is the same guy who told (Joseph) Benavidez,...

Jul 29, 2015 6:08 am

Joseph Duffy vs. Dustin Poirier set to headline UFC Fight Night 77 in Dublin

A key lightweight bout between rising contenders Joseph Duffy and Dustin Poirier will headline October’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Dublin. Joseph Duffy (14-1 MMA) will have an opportunity to fight in front of his local fans when he locks horns with Dustin Poirier in Ireland. “Irish Joe” was most recently seen in action...

Jul 29, 2015 4:01 am

Is The NBA’s LeBron James Afraid Of Ronda Rousey?

UFC champion Ronda Rousey is a star in MMA and now out of the sport as well. She’s in movies and has won several awards that span across several sports. Most recently at the ESPYs she picked up two awards, for best fighter and best female athlete. While there it turns out another sport superstar...

Jul 29, 2015 1:02 am

LEGENDS! Shogun Expects Another War With ‘Lil Nog’

“I expect a tough fight, man. ‘Minotouro’ is a tough fighter, has a huge heart, so I expect another war, just like in our 2005 fight. He likes to strike and so do I, so a brawl is inevitable, right? I’ve been fighting for over 10 years, and so does he, so I’m sure we...

Jul 29, 2015 12:02 am

In-Depth Look At Openly Transgender Fighter Fallon Fox

‘Fallon Fox is a groundbreaking woman in the history of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). She is the first of her kind in a plethora of ways.’ BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother — EPIC! – AMAZING! – MUST WATCH!

Jul 28, 2015 4:11 pm

The ‘Best Stefan Struve’ Will Be At UFC 190

“I’ve had a couple of rough years and a couple of bad fights, because of some things that happened in my personal life. I think he thinks he’s got a chance if I fight the way I fought in my last two fights. But I can tell you that’s not going to happen. He is...

Jul 28, 2015 1:39 pm

Jake Shields: ‘I’m Going To Try To Break Palhares’ Bones’

  “I’m not gonna hold a submission too long, because I’m not a dirty fighter. But if I get an armbar, if I get a heel hook or something, I’m gonna grab it and try to crank it as hard as I possibly can and try to break it.” Former UFC welterweight and current WSOF...

Jul 28, 2015 12:54 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #80 Ft. TJ Dillashaw And Danny Castillo

Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) is a biweekly MMA podcast that airs Tuesday and Thursday right here on BJPENN.COM. The show features hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy talking to callers and guests about all the latest stories in MMA and beyond.  Guests from Team Alpha Male appear on...

Jul 28, 2015 10:24 am

‘Bang’ Ludwig Apologizes To Team Alpha Male

Former Team Alpha Male coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig has apologized for his comments regarding the team. Ludwig did an interview, prior to TJ Dillashaw’s win at UFC on FOX 16, and said that no one else on the team wants to be champion except TJ. On The MMA Hour Ludwig wanted to say sorry and...

Jul 28, 2015 10:05 am

Tom Lawlor’s Epic Conor McGregor Weigh-In Plan Was Shut Down By Reebok

UFC light heavyweight Tom Lawlor is known her his entertaining weigh-ins and walkouts. Unfortunately, with the new Reebok deal, which forces all fighters to wear only Reebok gear during fight week, those are now a thing of the past. Still, Lawlor planned on working with the new rules and still giving the fans a good...

Jul 28, 2015 8:59 am

Correia: ‘There’s No Perfect Fighter, Rousey Has A Weakness’

“Every athlete has weaknesses. There’s no perfect fighter. For every attack, there’s a counterattack or defense. We’ll see during the fight. I’m feeling fine about her judo. I’ve been studying it. I’m not afraid to be taken down – that is, in case I get taken down. … I’m not going to play her game....

Jul 28, 2015 7:46 am

GSP on IV Ban: ‘It’s Good, Fighters Need To Stay In Their Own Divisions’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently talked about he new IV ban and said he believes it’s a great rule and that IVs should be banned. GSP told GNP1.de that IVs helped fighters fight at weight divisions that they probably shouldn’t be fighting at anyway. “I believe it’s a good thing, to tell you...

Jul 28, 2015 7:35 am

Cruz: ‘Dillashaw’s A Wannabe, I’m The Best In The World’

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has been in the media a lot since this past Saturday’s UFC on FOX 16. TJ Dillashaw put on a dominating performance and finished former champ Renan Barao, again. Since then fans and media have begun talking about a fight between Cruz and Dillashaw, pointing to a scrap between...

Jul 28, 2015 6:42 am

‘Big’ John McCarthy Responds To Wanderlei Silva’s ‘Fixed Fights’ Comment

Last week MMA legend Wanderlei Silva came forward with some pretty serious allegations about the UFC. Silva went on Facebook and smashed the UFC for firing longtime cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran. While doing that he also stated that the UFC has fixed fights before and he has the proof. Of course, he didn’t go into...

Jul 28, 2015 6:30 am

Lorenz Larkin: “Fighters popped for Steroids should be banned for life!”

UFC welterweight slugger Lorenz “The Monsoon” Larkin (16-4 MMA) recently sat down with BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor to discuss a number of topics, one of those being the UFC’s revamped drug policy. Larkin is happy that the UFC has implemented year-round drug testing for fighters but doesn’t feel the penalty for those caught on steroids is...

Jul 28, 2015 5:44 am

Roger Huerta Returns To The Cage

Yes, former UFC lightweight and the first MMA fighter to appear on a Sports Illustrated cover, Roger Huerta, will be stepping back into action. Huerta last fought in Aug. of last year, where he defeated Christian Holley via first round TKO. Huerta is scheduled to compete at ONE: “Dynasty of Champions” on Sept. 1, 2015,...

Jul 28, 2015 3:00 am

Koscheck: ‘Dana’s Just A Little Errand B*tch’

Former UFC welterweight and TUF 1 cast member Josh Koscheck is now with the Bellator MMA and seems to have no problem slamming his former boss Dana White. Koscheck has been vocal about the Reebok deal since leaving the promotion, especially after they tried to use his name to sell jerseys. Now, when talking to...

Jul 28, 2015 12:02 am

Retired UFC Fighter Accepts Fight Challenge From Twitter Troll

Be careful what you wish for on social media, especially when trying to taunt retired MMA fighters. Retired UFC fighter and current Invicta FC matchmaker and commentator Julie Kedzie recently grew tired of a certain Twitter troll, who challenged her to a fight. So she decided to go ahead and accept that challenge. Kenzie gave...

Jul 27, 2015 1:25 pm

Coach: Third fight with Rousey won’t be healthy for Tate

Miesha Tate scrapped to the final bell against Jessica Eye and picked up the unanimous decision victory. After “UFC on FOX 16’s” conclusion, UFC President Dana White confirmed that Tate was next in line for a shot at the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship. The fate of the title will be decided this Saturday when Ronda...

Jul 27, 2015 12:00 pm

‘Bang’: Dillashaw KOs Cruz Inside 2 Rounds!

TJ Dillashaw has proven he is a force to reckon with in the bantamweight division. The UFC champion has now successfully defended his title twice and the time may come to give Dominick Cruz, a man who never truly lost his title, his opportunity. If that day comes, Dillashaw’s striking coach Duane “Bang” Ludwig believes...

Jul 27, 2015 9:00 am

GSP: “Of all the guys, I would NOT want to fight Condit again”

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre claims that out of all his previous opponents, “The Natural Born Killer” Carlos Condit was the biggest nightmare. Here is what “Rush” had to say in a recent interview with Bloody Elbow’s Mark Bergmann: “Carlos Condit is a nightmare,” St-Pierre said. “Of all the guys that I would...